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antler size
Grant Woods

The Relationship Between Age and Antler Size


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Last week I shared an example of the relationship between the quality of a buck’s diet and antler size. Another huge determinant of antler size is a buck’s age. Mississippi State has completed some interesting research about the relationship between age and antler size. They wrote: Based on averages of 23 bucks measured through 7 […]

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deer antlers and fawns
Grant Woods

Antlers and Fawns


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Turkey season is winding down in some states. Many of us are putting up our turkey hunting gear and are starting to think about deer season. Ok, I admit I think about deer season year round! For me, it’s a very exciting time of year because antlers are growing and the first fawns are being […]

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antler scoring
Grant Woods

Antler Scoring


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There are gads of deer shows this time of year and most of them have an antler scoring/judging contest. Want an advantage of guessing the score over your buddies? The Boone and Crockett Club published a book titled Records of North American Whitetail Deer that’s full of great information and tips about antler scores. They also […]

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